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As Colin drove his sheep along

DMI number:
3649
First Line:
As Colin drove his sheep along
Last Line:
Blither girls than any there
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Lampoon, Satire, and Topical satire
Themes:
Other countries[France], Places[King's mistress sells "her place".], Politics, Sex / relations between the sexes, Sex and bawdy humour, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Charles Sackville
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Vieth (1968): 223: 'probably by Charles Sackville'. POAS (1965) II: 168-175: 'there is evidence that the poem is by Dorset' (167). Harris (1979): 124-135.
Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Vieth (1968): 223: Noted but omitted.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144919]
Page No(s):
pp.132-135
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol I] [T108847]
Page No(s):
pp.132-135
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [N12193 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.132-135
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144920 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.132-135
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26563]
Page No(s):
pp. 132-5
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems on affairs of state: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26892]
Page No(s):
pp. 141-4
Poem Title:
Cullen with his Flock of Misses, 1679.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Remains of the Right Honourable John, Earl of Rochester. [T195177]
Page No(s):
pp.59-68
Poem Title:
Colon.
Attribution:
Collected under Rochester's name
Attributed To:
John Wilmot